Czech Supreme Court orders retrial in Chinese violence on Tibet flag protester during Xi visit

July 20, 2018 11:38 pm4 comments
Czech Supreme Court orders retrial in Chinese violence on Tibet flag protester during Xi visit

(TibetanReview.net, Jul20, 2018) – A district court in the Czech capital Prague will retry a case in which a Chinese couple used violence to wrest a Tibetan flag from a Czech woman and threw it into a nearby river during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s three-day visit in Mar 2016 following […]

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Karmapa’s return to India seen as uncertain

July 17, 2018 8:53 pm0 comments
Karmapa’s return to India seen as uncertain

(TibetanReview.net, Jul17, 2018) – The local police and intelligence communities in the state of Himachal Pradesh are said to apprehend that the Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje, the second most prominent Tibetan religious figure at present, may not return to India from his ongoing tour of the US. However, India’s Home […]

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Arunachal group demands data on, bans against Tibetans in the state

July 14, 2018 1:22 am1 comment
Arunachal group demands data on, bans against Tibetans in the state

(TibetanReview.net, Jul13, 2018) – A group calling itself the Students’ United Movement of All Arunachal (SUMAA) in the northeastern Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh had on Jul 9 submitted a memorandum to the West Kameng district deputy commissioner, demanding that Tibetans living in the state be deprived of any trading […]

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Kathmandu Tibetans marked Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday

July 12, 2018 1:16 am0 comments
Kathmandu Tibetans marked Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul11, 2018) – Tibetans in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu have been able to mark the Dalai Lama’s birthday Jul 7 this year without any China-pressured ban or breakup from Nepalese authorities as in past years. The exiled spiritual leader of Tibet, based at Dharamshala, India, turned 83 this year. Those […]

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Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday marked in Tokyo with release of 100K captured fish

July 10, 2018 5:48 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday marked in Tokyo with release of 100K captured fish

(TibetanReview.net, Jul10, 2018) – The Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday was stated to have been marked, apparently on Jul 6, at an event organized by the Liaison Office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Japan’s capital Tokyo, with the exile Tibetan administration’s health minister Mr Choekyong Wangchuk and the Ling […]

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University of Michigan gets largest gift in North America for studying Tibetan Buddhism

July 1, 2018 12:54 am0 comments
University of Michigan gets largest gift in North America for studying Tibetan Buddhism

(TibetanReview.net, Jun30, 2018) – The University of Michigan’s College of Literature, Science, and the Arts was reported to have received a gift of $2.5 million to establish a Khyentse Gendun Chopel Professorship of Tibetan Buddhist Studies, described as the largest endowment dedicated to the study of Tibetan Buddhism in North […]

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